Buys


Wanda Group Buys Dick Clark Productions for $1 billion

Wanda Group Buys Dick Clark Productions for $1 billion

The Chinese Wanda Group enters television production in the United States....

Nov 4 2016, 7:22am CDT

Google buys Startup Eyefluence for VR and AR Advancements

Google buys Startup Eyefluence for VR and AR Advancements

In its bid to boost its prospects in the world of virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and Google Glass eyewear, Googl...

Oct 26 2016, 4:26am CDT

AT&T buys Time Warner for $85.4 billion

AT&T buys Time Warner for $85.4 billion

Telecommunications giant AT&T on Saturday agree to buy Time Warner, the home of HBO and CNN, for about $85.4 billion, in on...

Oct 23 2016, 1:04am CDT

Nissan Officially Buys Mitsubishi Motors

Nissan Officially Buys Mitsubishi Motors

Carlos Ghosn is going to be the new Chairman of Mitsubishi after this purchase...

Oct 21 2016, 12:15pm CDT

Apple Buys Tuplejump Machine Learning Startup Based In India

Apple Buys Tuplejump Machine Learning Startup Based In India

US tech giant Apple has acquired Tuplejump, a startup based in Hyderabad, India. The machine learning startup that helps comp...

Sep 23 2016, 2:24am CDT

Drake Buys Billboard to Congratulate Rihanna in a Big Way

Drake Buys Billboard to Congratulate Rihanna in a Big Way

Drake gets a whole billboard to congratulate Rihanna and she seems pleased for all his effort....

Aug 27 2016, 1:02pm CDT

Apple buys Health Startup Gliimpse

Apple buys Health Startup Gliimpse

Taking its interest in the digital health sector to the next level, tech giant Apple has quietly acquired personal health data...

Aug 23 2016, 10:31pm CDT

Apple Buys Gliimpse

Apple Buys Gliimpse

Apple has purchased yet another company. This one is Gliimpse, a startup that helps users collect and personalize their health...

Aug 22 2016, 9:51pm CDT

Apple buys Machine Learning startup Turi to make Siri better

Apple buys Machine Learning startup Turi to make Siri better

Taking another foray into the field of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning as well as to make its digital assista...

Aug 6 2016, 2:49am CDT

Softbank Reportedly Buys CPU Maker ARM for $32 Billion

Softbank Reportedly Buys CPU Maker ARM for $32 Billion

The Japanese investment company Softbank, owner of the US carrier Sprint is reportedly acquiring ARM Holdings....

Jul 18 2016, 12:47am CDT

Australia Buys Cattle Station for Conserving Great Barrier Reef

Australia Buys Cattle Station for Conserving Great Barrier Reef

The purchase of an Aussie cattle station has been dubbed the ideal solution by a green group for conserving the Great Barrier R...

Jun 22 2016, 6:43am CDT

Tencent Buys Majority Stake in Supercell from SoftBank Valueing the Finnish Company at $10 billion

Tencent Buys Majority Stake in Supercell from SoftBank, Finnish Company Valued at $10 billion

Japanese Softbank is selling shares in Supercell for over $8 billion to Tencent....

Jun 21 2016, 6:18am CDT

Twitter Buys a Magic Pony

Twitter Buys a Magic Pony

Social media company acquires London based machine learning company....

Jun 20 2016, 10:18am CDT

Microsoft Buys LinkedIn

Microsoft Buys LinkedIn

Microsoft owns now a social network....

Jun 13 2016, 7:47am CDT

Comcast's NBCUniversal Buys DreamWorks Animation

Comcast's NBCUniversal Buys DreamWorks Animation

Shrek, Madagascar penguins, Kung Fu Panda move to Comcast....

Apr 28 2016, 8:41am CDT

Sony Buys Out Michael Jackon's Estate Share in Sony/ATV

Sony Buys Out Michael Jackon's Estate Share in Sony/ATV

Sony and the Michael Jackson Estate announced a deal....

Mar 15 2016, 1:27am CDT

Chinese Haier Buys GE Appliance Business in $4 Billion Deal according to Report

Chinese Haier Buys GE Appliance Business in $5.4 Billion Deal

Haier announced a deal buying GE's Appliance business....

Jan 15 2016, 3:34am CST

Marriott Buys Starwood Creating World's Largest Hotel Company

Marriott Buys Starwood Creating World's Largest Hotel Company

The combined Hotel company will have 5,500 hotels with 1.1 million rooms....

Nov 16 2015, 7:44am CST

Activision Blizzard Buys Candy Crush Maker, King Digital, for $5.9 Billion

Activision Blizzard Buys Candy Crush Maker, King Digital, for $5.9 Billion

The deal will allow Activision to go beyond traditional gaming systems and into the burgeoning mobile games market....

Nov 4 2015, 7:37am CST

Kendall Jenner, New Victoria's Secret Model, Buys Classic Corvette Stingray as Her Birthday Gift

Kendall Jenner, New Victoria's Secret Model, Buys Classic Corvette Stingray as Her Birthday Gift

Kendall Jenner’s 20th birthday was quite an occasion. It got celebrated with style and passion. And Kendall buys herself a 1957...

Nov 4 2015, 5:17am CST

WD buys SanDisk for $19 Billion

WD buys SanDisk for $19 Billion

Another big deal in the storage tech sector....

Oct 21 2015, 7:30am CDT

Apple Buys Speech Recognition Startup- VocalIQ

Apple Buys Speech Recognition Startup- VocalIQ

Siri is going to improve soon!...

Oct 4 2015, 2:58am CDT

Google Buys Oyster to Launch E-Book Subscription Service

Google Buys Oyster to Launch E-Book Subscription Service

Oyster’s sudden end fuels speculations that it was acquired by Google....

Sep 22 2015, 1:51am CDT

Blac Chyna Buys Black Audi R8 Convertible

Blac Chyna Buys Black Audi R8 Convertible

Blac Chyna showed off her new wheels with a starting price of 130k on her Instagram....

Sep 2 2015, 8:35am CDT

Floyd Mayweather Buys $4.8 Million Rare Car

Floyd Mayweather Buys $4.8 Million Rare Car

The renowned boxer posted a picture with his new car on his Instagram car and this will be his ninth sports car....

Aug 24 2015, 11:53am CDT

Adidas buys Popular Austrian Fitness App Maker Runtastic

Adidas buys Popular Austrian Fitness App Maker Runtastic

Adidas Acquires Runtastic in a deal valued at $240 million....

Aug 6 2015, 2:01am CDT

Microsoft buys Sales Gamification Platform FantasySalesTeam

Microsoft buys Sales Gamification Platform FantasySalesTeam

Microsoft enhances their CRM platform with a special service to optimize sales teams....

Aug 3 2015, 12:24pm CDT

Yahoo Buys Polyvore

Yahoo Buys Polyvore

Internet giant continues its buying binge. The latest asset is the social shopping website Polyvore....

Jul 31 2015, 8:42pm CDT

Sanofi Buys Rare Cancer Drug for up to $300 Million from AstraZeneca

Sanofi Buys Rare Cancer Drug for up to $300 Million from AstraZeneca

AstraZeneca will sell the global rights of a rare cancer drug to Sanofi for $300 million dollars to the company’s rare disease...

Jul 27 2015, 8:19am CDT

Simon Cowell buys Crash Helmets for his Dogs

Simon Cowell buys Crash Helmets for his Dogs

Ok. It is getting weird. Simon Cowell has bought his dogs Squiddly and Diddly helmets to protect them from seagulls....

Jul 22 2015, 4:39am CDT

Lockheed Martin buys Sikorksy

Lockheed Martin buys Sikorsky Aircraft

Lockheed Martin acquires Sikorsky Aircraft, a world leader in helicopters, for $9 billion....

Jul 20 2015, 10:28am CDT

Facebook's Oculus Buys Pebbles Interfaces for $60 Million

Facebook's Oculus Buys Pebbles Interfaces for $60 Million

Facebook owned company Oculus acquired the Israeli gesture control company Pebbles....

Jul 17 2015, 7:17am CDT

Facebook buys Pebbles Interfaces to Join Oculus

Facebook buys Pebbles Interfaces to Join Oculus

Facebook acquired Israeli startup Pebbles Interfaces. The gesture control company joins the Oculus team. A statement issued by...

Jul 16 2015, 8:39am CDT

Aetna Buys Humana For $37 Billion

Aetna Buys Humana For $37 Billion

The deal will merge the rival companies and generate revenue of $115 million per year....

Jul 3 2015, 7:13am CDT

Cisco Buys OpenDNS for $635 Million

Cisco Buys OpenDNS for $635 Million

Cisco has decided to acquire the cloud based security firm OpenDNS for $635 million....

Jul 1 2015, 3:43am CDT

Apple buys German Metaio VR Company

Apple buys German Metaio VR Company

Apple has acquired Munich based Metaio, an augmented reality solution provider....

May 29 2015, 4:13am CDT

Vox Media buys Walt Mossberg's Recode

Vox Media buys Walt Mossberg's Recode

Re/code will continue to operate under the same name and leadership. However, the site's product reviewers are joining The...

May 27 2015, 12:50am CDT

EMC buys Cloud Company Virtustream for $1.2 Billion

EMC buys Cloud Company Virtustream for $1.2 Billion

More than a Billion Dollars is EMC spending to get privately held enterprise cloud company Virtustream....

May 26 2015, 1:52pm CDT

Charter Merges with Time Warner and Buys Bright House Networks

Charter Merges with Time Warner and Buys Bright House Networks

It is official. Charter Communications announced plans to merge with Time Warner....

May 26 2015, 9:33am CDT

Miley Cyrus Buys $5 Million Ranch in LA

Miley Cyrus Buys $5 Million Ranch in LA

Miley Cyrus establishes the Happy Hippie Foundation and buys a $5 million ranch all in a single week!...

May 6 2015, 4:00am CDT